NDDC, China plan 7,000 mega watts regional power project in Niger Delta

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it is in discussion with a Chinese firm to establish a regional power pool project in the Niger Delta. The NDDC Managing Director, Mr Nsima Ekere, disclosed this in a statement issued by the commission’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Ibitoye Abosede, on Monday in Port Harcourt. Ekere, represented Continue Reading

Aubameyang close to Arsenal move

Dortmund’s Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring during the German First division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund vs Borussia Moenchengladbach in Dortmund, western Germany, on September 23, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is closing on a switch from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal as Arsene Wenger looks to boost his forward options, Continue Reading

Association begins registration of 2,000 rice farmers in Daura LGA

Farmers Daura Local Government chapter of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) has commenced the registration of 2,000 large scale rice farmers under the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Anchor Borrowers’ Programme. Alhaji Nura Baure, the Chairman of the Association, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Daura Continue Reading